He who has imagination without learning has wings but no feet.
Quote by Joseph Joubert
All are born to observe order, but few are born to establish it.
Choose in marriage only a woman whom you would choose as a friend if she...
Superstition is the only religion of which base souls are capable
The aim of argument, or of discussion, should not be victory, but progress.
Justice is the truth in action.
You will find poetry nowhere unless you bring some of it with you.
Only choose in marriage a woman whom you would choose as a friend if she...
Grace is in garments, in movements, in manners; beauty in the nude, and in forms....
Words, like glass, obscure when they do not aid vision.
Pleasures are always children, pains always have wrinkles.
Children need models rather than critics.
One of the most difficult things to give away is kindness it is usually returned
Kindness is loving people more than they deserve.
Necessity may render a doubtful act innocent, but it cannot make it praiseworthy
We may convince others by our arguments; but we can only persuade them by their...
Logic works, metaphysics contemplates.
How many people make themselves abstract to appear profound. The most useful part of abstract...
Misery is almost always the result of thinking.
Extreme hopes are born from extreme misery.
Misery is when you make your bed and then your mother tells you it's the...